Fact or Fiction: Suicide rates among young people in the Northeastern United States have not increased much over the last decade

September 11, 2020

Source: National Vital Statistics System

https://www.cdc.gov/nchs/data/nvsr/nvsr69/NVSR-69-11-508.pdf


Fact or Fiction – Is the average age at first menstrual period for American women is 12 years old?

September 10, 2020

Source: National Survey of Family Growth

https://www.cdc.gov/nchs/data/nhsr/nhsr146-508.pdf


Fact or Fiction: Was the death rate from firearm deaths in 2017 the highest rate recorded in the U.S. since 1968?

October 1, 2019

Source: National Vital Statistics System, 1968-2017, CDC WONDER

https://wonder.cdc.gov


Fact or Fiction: Do One in Three U.S. Adults Eat Seafood at Least Two Times Per Week?

September 28, 2018

SOURCE: National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey, 2013–2016.

https://www.cdc.gov/nchs/data/databriefs/db321.pdf